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October 14 2021

Burlington Police Use Skydio 2 to Help Resolve Five Hour Standoff in SWAT Mission

Leveraging the 360° obstacle avoidance capabilities of the Skydio 2 drone it was able to navigate to the house to locate the subject and gather information about his position.

Alex Netto

  • October 06 2021Skydio X2 Drone Adds New FLIR Thermal Palette Options

    With the new software update for Skydio X2, we added 3 different thermal color palettes to the FLIR thermal color camera.


  • October 05 2021U.S. Autonomous Drone Maker Skydio Expands International Team

    Today we announced three key hires to our international team, strengthening our ability to bring autonomous drones to customers around the world.

  • September 30 2021Telecom Management With Skydio Autonomous Drones - Inspection ebook Vol 5

    Volume 5 of Skydio's Enterprise Inspection ebook is available now! Check it out to learn what sets the best telecom drones apart from the pack.

  • September 28 2021X2 Color, 3D Scan & Cloud: An Integrated Solution for Autonomous Commercial Drone Inspection

    We are proud and excited to announce the general availability of the first integrated solution for autonomous commercial drone inspection, composed of the following three components of our enterprise stack: Skydio X2 Color, Skydio 3D Scan for X2, Skydio Cloud for X2

  • September 23 2021Explosive Ordnance Disposal with Autonomous Drones

    The positive operational impact of deploying small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) is to send flying sensors into locations that are too dangerous or impractical for humans. sUAS are used in dangerous situations where humans would have to be at high altitude, airborne, or exposed to radioactive or biohazardous material, or blast fragmentation. Learn more about Explosive Ordnance Disposal from Chuck McGraw, a 20-year Navy SEAL veteran.

  • September 22 2021Featured Flyer Spotlight: Cristin Whetten

    I’m Cristin Whetten, also known as Badass Brunette on social media. I do my absolute best to live up to that name and involve myself with a wide range of outdoor hobbies. From off-roading in my Tacoma to dirt biking; skydiving to paddle boarding. I’m living on the road full-time and pursuing the dream of creating and sharing. Getting to this point has been quite a long road but I’m incredibly proud to be here now.

  • Kyle Wells inspecting and cleaning his Skydio 2's sensors before flight
    September 17 2021How to Fly Safely with Skydio 2

    At Skydio, we make drones a little differently than our competition. Since Skydio drones are “built different,” they also fly and operate differently than you may be used to from manual drones. This blog covers all the safety precautions that you should take while operating an autonomous Skydio 2 drone.

  • September 07 2021Bringing The Benefits Of Drones to First Responders

    Drones are one of the best ways to make the critical work of first responders safer and more effective. From improving situational awareness for responding officers, to changing the way crime scenes and collision scenes are documented and investigated, drones are swiftly becoming a foundational tool to protect the public, keep first responders safe, increase transparency and promote accountability.

  • September 02 2021Utility Management With Skydio Autonomous Drones - Inspection ebook Vol 4

    Volume 4 of Skydio's Enterprise Inspection ebook is available now! Check it out to learn what sets the best utility drones apart from the pack.